No orders given to stop selling chicken, eggs: BJP on slaughterhouses

Industry experts said the festival, during which Hindus generally abstain from non-vegetarian food, will "soften the blow" of shortage of meat as its consumption comes down by around 50 per cent during the period in the national capital. "Those who a... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Canada to legalize recreational marijuana by mid

According to CBC News , the caucus of Canada's governing Liberal Party was briefed by MP Bill Blair, a former Toronto police chief (who investigated crack-smoking Mayor Rob Ford) on the "roll out plan" for the ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Local Woman Who Tried To Jump White House Fence Arrested - Again

She was arrested for the first time on Tuesday after attempting to jump over the southwest corner of the fence next to E Street around 10:45pm. The Secret Service arrested Wahl again on Friday, when agents ob...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

NI beat Norway in World Cup qualifier

Goals from Jamie Ward and Conor Washington sealed the win for Michael O'Neill's side. The assist came from the brilliant Steven Davis, though Norway's disjointed backline certainly made it easier, as he fed...More..

Trump notches his 13th golf course visit
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Trump notches his 13th golf course visit

Earlier in March, White House press secretary Sean Spicer defended Trump's frequent golf weekends during a White House press briefing, Politico reported , arguing the president wasn't just taking vacations. ...More..

James Brokenshire plays for time in Northern Ireland. Will it work?
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

James Brokenshire plays for time in Northern Ireland. Will it work?

Sinn Fein have been accused of being "not in agreement-finding mode" to save the government. Sinn Fein pulled out when they said agreement could not be reached in disputed issues including funding services ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Archdiocese: Only Mexican Traitors Would Build Trump's Wall

Earlier, the White House announced that it planned to spend $1.5 billion on the construction of a border wall in 2017 and $2.6 billion in 2018. Although the wall program has been consistently opposed by Mexic...More..

Utah victim of London attack thanks supporters for 'outpouring of love'
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Utah victim of London attack thanks supporters for 'outpouring of love'

Cochran and his wife, Melissa, were sightseeing on the last day of their 25th wedding anniversary trip to the United Kingdom capital when British man Khalid Masood drove along the pavement of Westminster Bridge...More..

Gaikwad fly-ban: Speaker pitches for an amicable resolution
by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Gaikwad fly-ban: Speaker pitches for an amicable resolution

Reports say Air India will also issue a warning to comedy host Kapil Sharma, who is accused of misbehaving with his co-star Sunil Grover, on a flight to Mumbai from Melbourne two weeks ago. IndiGo cancelled G...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

More evidence CNN colluded with Clinton than Trump with Russian Federation

The agency is now in the process of reviewing the information, which includes human intelligence, business, travel and phone records and in-person meeting accounts. According to a source cited by CNN , the age...More..

by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Chris Martin keeps Scotland qualification hopes alive with late victor

Substitute Ikechi Anya wasted one of Scotland's few second-half chances late on and the writing appeared to be on the wall, but Martin - only introduced from the bench in the 82nd minute - secured a potential...More..

Pauline Hanson says Islam is a disease Australia needs to 'vaccinate'
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Pauline Hanson says Islam is a disease Australia needs to 'vaccinate'

But the prime minister told 3AQ's Neil Mitchell on Friday that Hanson's call for a crackdown on all Muslims did help someone: terrorists. Pauline Hanson likens Islam to a disease that "we need to vaccin...More..

Clamour for Rahul takeover set to mount after he returns from overseas
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Clamour for Rahul takeover set to mount after he returns from overseas

Party leaders were awaiting Sonia's return to review the electoral loss and put in motion the process of reshuffle of the party organisation. Usually, it is either Rahul Gandhi or daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vad...More..

Cyclone Debbie expected to hit the coast earlier than expected
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Cyclone Debbie expected to hit the coast earlier than expected

It's expected to be a category 4 when it makes landfall somewhere between Rollingstone and Proserpine on Tuesday morning. Bureau of Meteorology deputy regional director Bruce Gunn says the storm is potentiall...More..

Corruption protests held across Russian Federation; arrests reported
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Corruption protests held across Russian Federation; arrests reported

Navalny called on Russians to join the protests, which the Kremlin said is illegal. Demonstrators are calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev after reports by Mr Navalny's foundation fou...More..

Septuagenarian Kerala Minister resigns over obscene talk
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Septuagenarian Kerala Minister resigns over obscene talk

According to ANI , Saseendran is the second minister to resign since the Left Democratic Front (LDF) took power in Kerala previous year. Saseendran's resignation came after a newly launched Malayalam TV news...More..

House Freedom Caucus Chair Reacts to Trump Calling Them Out on Twitter
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

House Freedom Caucus Chair Reacts to Trump Calling Them Out on Twitter

House leaders pulled the GOP health care bill from consideration Friday after it became clear Republicans did not have enough votes to pass the legislation, in part because of near-unified opposition from the F...More..

Dead, 14 Wounded in US Nightclub Shooting
by | Monday, March 27, 2017

Dead, 14 Wounded in US Nightclub Shooting

Update: Cameo Night Club 15 gun shot victims, 1 deceased. One person is still listed in critical condition, but several victims had to undergo surgery. She said there had been incidents at the location before b...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Community Health Clinics had concerns over the stalled GOP ACA legislation

McKinley and Rep. Alex Mooney, R-W.Va., said in separate statements they would continue fighting to replace the current health care law. "The Republican repeal bill ended in a complete and utter failure, bu...More..

Banking probe focuses on ex-Trump campaign chief
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Banking probe focuses on ex-Trump campaign chief

The documents obtained by AP show Manafort's ties to Russian Federation were closer than revealed. The revelations about Manafort's direct involvement with a Russian oligarch comes a few weeks after Trump's f...More..

Lanka gets two years to implement United Nations resolution
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Lanka gets two years to implement United Nations resolution

Sri Lanka must make more progress toward meeting commitments to establishing a credible investigation into alleged war crimes during the country's civil war and enacting reforms, the U.N. Harsha De Silva, the D...More..

'Terrorists will never win' - Sunderland MPs speak after Westminster attack
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

'Terrorists will never win' - Sunderland MPs speak after Westminster attack

Khalid Masood killed the unarmed officer who was guarding Parliament, minutes after Masood drove a vehicle into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge. Martin said she felt "obligated" to make sure Palmer's family...More..

Erdogan says Turkey will review European Union ties after April referendum
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Erdogan says Turkey will review European Union ties after April referendum

However, local media reported Turks critical of Mr Erdogan's government were being spied on during a lecture at the University of Zurich earlier this month. Çavuşoğlu had been scheduled to visit Switzerland f...More..

IGP: We know who is inside North Korean embassy
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

IGP: We know who is inside North Korean embassy

Kim Jong-un needs to understand that there's a huge penalty to pay if he even tried it". North Korea has marked the 100th anniversary of the creation of an anti-Japanese movement group which was set up by t...More..

Matter of time before ISIS leader Baghdadi killed: Tillerson
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Matter of time before ISIS leader Baghdadi killed: Tillerson

It was the first major diplomatic event hosted by the former Exxon oil executive. An additional one thousand or more USA soldiers are set to be deployed into Syria to work with the Syrian Democratic Forces Coal...More..

Tillerson to Visit Turkey As Campaign Against ISIS-Held Raqqa Heats Up
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Tillerson to Visit Turkey As Campaign Against ISIS-Held Raqqa Heats Up

The operation to seize Tabqah dam was backed by some of the most extensive coalition support yet for the USA -backed local forces battling the Islamic State in Syria. Kurdish official Awas Ali, who comes from R...More..

by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Casey to vote 'no,' Toomey 'yes' on Supreme Court nominee

Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colorado) hasn't responded to the growing calls within his party to try to block President Donald Trump's first pick for the U.S. But he can't avoid his record , which makes clear that...More..

European Union papers over the cracks to mark its 60th birthday
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

European Union papers over the cracks to mark its 60th birthday

As central Europe's largest economy, Poland is concerned that as one of nine of the EU's current 28 members outside the eurozone, it could be left behind should countries in the currency bloc push ahead with in...More..

Planned Parenthood's President:
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Planned Parenthood's President: "It's Time For Ivanka To Stand For Women"

These changes may also alienate more moderate Republicans , who often worry about the millions of Americans estimated to lose coverage if the Republican health care plan passes. She said Republicans just don't...More..

Coalition Airstrike in Mosul Under Investigation
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Coalition Airstrike in Mosul Under Investigation

The resident told him that the people in Mosul have been without food and water for days. The Associated Press says its reporters saw at least 50 bodies recovered from the wreckage of buildings following ...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Victims of Westminster Terrorist Attack Remembered

Police have carried out more than a dozen searches and seized some 2,700 items since the attack, including "massive amounts of computer data", Rowley added. Masood (52) was born as Adrian Elms in Kent and was s...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation has information suggesting Trump associates and Russians may have coordinated
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation has information suggesting Trump associates and Russians may have coordinated

Flynn helped Trump in the campaign, became national security adviser at the start of Trump's presidency and was sacked after he was found to have misled senior members of the administration about his contacts w...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

South China Sea installations 'primarily' civilian: Li

Li, the first sitting Chinese premier to visit Australia in 11 years, was welcomed to parliament in Canberra by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull amid extra security in the capital in the wake of an attack outsid...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Russian Federation in Afghanistan: Putin May Be Supplying Taliban, US General Says

The Taliban effectively control or contest 10 of the 14 districts in Helmand, the deadliest province for British and USA troops over the past decade and blighted by a huge opium harvest that helps fund the ...More..

Brexit 'a failure and a tragedy', warns Jean-Claude Juncker
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Brexit 'a failure and a tragedy', warns Jean-Claude Juncker

Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to launch the two-year process of negotiations to leave the European Union on 29 March by triggering Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty. Juncker said Friday that Britain must...More..

Manafort to Voluntarily Appear Before House Intel Committee
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Manafort to Voluntarily Appear Before House Intel Committee

The report further fueled the controversy about ties between Trump's team and Russian Federation, after FBI Director James Comey on Monday confirmed the agency is investigating whether his campaign associates...More..

US, Israel Talks on Settlement Policy 'Inconclusive,' White House Says
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

US, Israel Talks on Settlement Policy 'Inconclusive,' White House Says

Greenblatt's visit to Israel and any purported USA demands of Israel in talks regarding the settlements are false", the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on...More..

Lawmakers want details on Flynn's foreign contacts, payments
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Lawmakers want details on Flynn's foreign contacts, payments

The committee's chairman, Republican Jason Chaffetz, and Democratic ranking member Elijah E. Cummings signed the letter on Wednesday. Flynn resigned in February after just four weeks as national security advi...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Oil prices edge up amid fall in Saudi exports to US

ICE Brent crude May futures is trading flat at United States dollars 50.6; while WTI Crude May futures is trading higher by 0.3% at USD 47.83. On Wednesday, Brent slid as low as US$49.71, its lowest since Nov...More..

Whitefish Bay JCC officials
by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Whitefish Bay JCC officials "cautiously optimistic" following arrest linked to threats

While few details are now available about the unnamed 19-year-old suspect or his motives, he is known to be a resident of Ashkelon who possibly has psychological problems, The Jerusalem Post reported . "Our ...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Analyzing GOP's revised ACA replacement bill's chance of gaining passage

To get to "yes", House leaders have worked out a compromise amendment to the bill to lure moderates and conservatives. Politico reported yesterday that during a meeting at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Flo...More..

by | Saturday, March 25, 2017

Immigration and Customs Enforcement Challenges Cambridge's 'Sanctuary City' Status

Despite Trump's repeated pledges to more aggressively enforce immigration laws and withdraw funds from "sanctuary cities", Cambridge has refused to drop the label. He said if ICE is interested, but the arrestee...More..

Pakistan urges India to release Hurriyat leaders
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Pakistan urges India to release Hurriyat leaders

The high commissioner's remarks came on a day that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) shocked India with its nomination of a controversial, hard-line Hindu priest to the post of chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, t...More..

India trio given top contracts
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

India trio given top contracts

Meanwhile, the Grade "A" players would now thus get Rs 2 crore as compared to the earlier Rs 1 crore, while Grade "B" and "C" players will get Rs 1 crore and Rs 50 lakh respectively. They are Shikhar Dhawan...More..

Democrats Will Try to Block Neil Gorsuch Confirmation
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Democrats Will Try to Block Neil Gorsuch Confirmation

Judge Gorsuch is on the fourth and final day of his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judicial Committee, where outside parties comment for or against his nomination. Gorsuch was also pressed on his view...More..

by | Friday, March 24, 2017

The late Martin McGuinness talking about his historical meeting with the Queen

He was a honest and warm-hearted person who had made a long and gradual transition from armed struggle to democratic politics. He said they believed a radical republican, people centred, democratic movement w...More..

US Investigates North Korea Involvement in $81 Million Bank Heist
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

US Investigates North Korea Involvement in $81 Million Bank Heist

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told a news conference in Tokyo, initial stop on his first official Asia trip, that diplomatic efforts to denuclearize North Korea have failed and a "new approach" is requi...More..

Hawaiian Lawmaker Beth Fukumoto Leaves the GOP After Criticizing Donald Trump
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Hawaiian Lawmaker Beth Fukumoto Leaves the GOP After Criticizing Donald Trump

However, she faced severe criticism from her Republican peers for participating in the Women's March on Honolulu on January 21, where she spoke out against the bigoted rhetoric and actions of Donald Trump. Th...More..

Dems seize on Supreme Court ruling tossing legal standard set by Gorsuch
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Dems seize on Supreme Court ruling tossing legal standard set by Gorsuch

He made greater progress in private school and, arguing that his public school individualized education program (IEP) at the Colorado public school he attended was inadequate, his parents sued the district for ...More..

Gov. Asa Hutchinson To Reaveal Plans For Campus-Carry Bill
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

Gov. Asa Hutchinson To Reaveal Plans For Campus-Carry Bill

Classes would be taught by licensed firearm instructors even though some lawmakers complain current training programs vary in their effectiveness across the state. 'We will work collaboratively with the UA Syst...More..